monobasic

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adjective mono·ba·sic \ˌmä-nə-ˈbā-sik\

Definition of monobasic

of an acid

  1. :  having only one replaceable hydrogen atom

Origin and Etymology of monobasic

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1842


Medical Dictionary

monobasic

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adjective mono·ba·sic \ˌmän-ə-ˈbā-sik\

Medical Definition of monobasic

  1. of an acid :  having only one replaceable hydrogen atom


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